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ENB Region 2 Completed Applications 06/01/2016

New York County

Applicant:

Bridge Land Vestry LLC
c/o the Related Companies
60 Columbus Cir
New York, NY 10023

Facility:

268 West St - B 223 / L 3
268 West St
New York, NY 10013

Application ID:

2-6205-01799/00001

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 15 Title 15 Water Withdrawal Non-public

Project is Located:

Manhattan, New York County

Project Description:

Applicant proposes to operate a temporary dewatering system to facilitate construction of a new residential/commercial building with a maximum withdrawal of 1,152,000 gallons per day located at 268 West Street in Manhattan. Pumped groundwater is to be directed to existing NYCDEP combined sewer located on Desbrosses Street which discharges to the Newtown Creek Water Pollution Control Plant.

Availability of Application Documents:

Filed application documents, and Department draft permits where applicable, are available for inspection during normal business hours at the address of the contact person. To ensure timely service at the time of inspection, it is recommended that an appointment be made with the contact person.

State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination:

Project is a Type I action and will not have a significant effect on the environment. A coordinated review with other agencies was performed and a Negative Declaration is on file.

SEQR Lead Agency: NYC Dept of City Planning

State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:

Evaluation using a Structural-Archaeological Assessment Form or other information has concluded that the proposed activity will not impact registered, eligible or inventoried archaeological sites or historic structures.

Coastal Management:

This project is located in a Coastal Management area and is subject to the Waterfront Revitalization and Coastal Resources Act.

Opportunity for Public Comment:

Comments on this project must be submitted in writing to the Contact Person no later than Jun 16, 2016.

Contact:

Lisa E Horwitz
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21st St
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
DEP.R2@dec.ny.gov


Queens County

Applicant:

NYC Dept of Environmental Protection
96-05 Horace Harding Expy Fl 5
Corona, NY 11368

Facility:

NYC DEP Dutch Kills Aeration Facility/Borden Ave PS - Newtown Creek CSO Project
Borden Ave and 29 St, Beneath I495
Queens, NY

Application ID:

2-6304-01731/00001

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Article 25 Tidal Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification

Project is Located:

Queens, Queens County

Project Description:

Applicant proposes to construct new blower equipment adjacent to the existing Borden Avenue pump station and 8,600' of in-water aeration piping and diffusers within Dutch Kills and Newtown Creek, from its confluence with Dutch Kills to Apollo Street in Brooklyn. In-water piping would be held in place using concrete ballast collars and discharge air in order to increase dissolved oxygen (DO) concentrations within Dutch Kills and Newtown Creek. The blower pipe would enter Dutch Kills approximately 60' west of the end of Borden Avenue.

Availability of Application Documents:

Filed application documents, and Department draft permits where applicable, are available for inspection during normal business hours at the address of the contact person. To ensure timely service at the time of inspection, it is recommended that an appointment be made with the contact person.

State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination:

Project is an Unlisted Action and will not have a significant impact on the environment. A Negative Declaration is on file. A coordinated review was performed.

SEQR Lead Agency: NYC Dept of Environmental Protection

State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:

Cultural resource lists and maps have been checked. The proposed activity is not in an area of identified archaeological sensitivity and no known registered, eligible or inventoried archaeological sites or historic structures were identified or documented for the project location. No further review in accordance with SHPA is required.

Coastal Management:

This project is located in a Coastal Management area and is subject to the Waterfront Revitalization and Coastal Resources Act.

Opportunity for Public Comment:

Comments on this project must be submitted in writing to the Contact Person no later than Jun 16, 2016.

Contact:

Christopher Lang
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21st St
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
DEP.R2@dec.ny.gov


Richmond County

Applicant:

Port Authority of New York & New Jersey
4 World Trade Center
150 Greenwich St
New York, NY 10007

Facility:

PA of NY & NJ - Goethals Bridge Replacement
Arthur Kill/Western Ave
Staten Island, NY 10303

Application ID:

2-6403-00037/00030

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Article 25 Tidal Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification

Project is Located:

Staten Island, Richmond County

Project Description:

The Applicant proposes to demolish the existing Goethals Bridge, removing concrete piers and the approach spans. Temporary access roads and pile-supported trestle and back span towers will be constructed to aid in the removal of the bridge. The use of timber and geotextile mats will be used to protect the wetlands, and the area will be monitored and revegetated after work is completed. The project is located at Goethals Bridge, Staten Island.

Availability of Application Documents:

Filed application documents, and Department draft permits where applicable, are available for inspection during normal business hours at the address of the contact person. To ensure timely service at the time of inspection, it is recommended that an appointment be made with the contact person.

State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination:

A draft environmental impact statement has been prepared on this project and is on file.

SEQR Lead Agency: U S Coast Guard

State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:

Based on the information provided in cultural resources survey reports for this project, the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) has determined that the proposed activity will have an impact on registered or eligible archaeological sites or historic structures. Measures have been undertaken in consultation with OPRHP to avoid or mitigate impacts to registered or eligible resources. These agreed upon measures conclude the SHPA review.

Coastal Management:

This project is located in a Coastal Management area and is subject to the Waterfront Revitalization and Coastal Resources Act.

Opportunity for Public Comment:

Comments on this project must be submitted in writing to the Contact Person no later than Jun 16, 2016.

Contact:

Tamara A Greco
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21st St
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
DEP.R2@dec.ny.gov


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